(My) Asperger’s / autism & the self-like Within [Mental Health Monday]

This may sound hopelessly cynical, but the concept of “self-love” has always seemed a little eyeroll-worthy to me.  Maybe it … More

Why and how I blog

Not too long ago, I received an email from a friend who passed along a forwarded message from a new … More

Tag! You’re it! :) (400th post)

Greets, my pretties!  First, I would like to clarify that I’m not going anywhere :).  This post may sound like … More

How to find your autistic child’s voice

Tonight, I would like to reach out again to the non-autistic parents of children on the autism spectrum.  This time, … More

15 Reasons I love my Asperger’s / autistic friends

Discovering the truth about my Asperger’s/autistic identity was in itself a complete life game-changer.  The discovery alone was its own … More

Dear Fellow Neurosiblings ~ A shout-out to the ActuallyAutistic community… (200th post)

A couple months ago, for the 100th post on this blog, I wanted to give a shout-out to the blog … More

We can’t have it both ways ~ seize the ‘superpower’ part, too :)

I’m going to go out on a limb here. Come to think of it, I’ve been doing that a lot … More

Advice for counselors / therapists / professionals working with Asperger’s / autistic people

Nope, that’s not a typo.  Nope, I don’t have a psychology degree or a counseling license.  That probably looks like … More